Commission’s proposals on SDGs 'piecemeal', campaigners complain
The European Commission has published its plans for implementing the UN’s 2030 agenda and achieving the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs).
The agenda, adopted last year by the international community, sets out a global framework to eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development by 2030 and includes 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) and 169 associated targets.
Commission first vice-president Frans Timmermans said: ‘To build a future for our children and our planet to the benefit of everyone we are making the SDGs and sustainability a guiding principle in all our work. Implementing the UN 2030 agenda ...